The film is about the designer of space rocket technology Sergei Pavlovich Korolev, his role in the development of Soviet space exploration and conquest of outer space.
Newsreel 1957: The first artificial satellite in flight.
The screen of the oscilloscope.
Post the launch of the satellite in the newspaper "Pravda".
Photos of foreign capitals.
Newsreel, 1957: People in front of the microphone makes the message about the launch of the Soviet satellite.
People listen to the message.
SP Korolev accepting congratulations.
Start a spaceship with a new satellite on board.
The operator at the control panel in the Mission Control Center.
Models of artificial satellites.
Newsreel, 1961: Korolyov give instructions, sitting at the table.
Build units spaceship hangar.
Cosmonaut AA Leonov gives interviews (synchronously).
Newsreel 1961: Korolev greet with pilots from the cosmonaut corps.
Leonov gives interviews (synchronously).
Newsreel, 1961: Korolev Yuri Gagarin talks with Spaceship "Vostok" is output at the start.
Installing booster into a vertical position.
Korolev talks with Gagarin.
General view of the launch pad with the spacecraft at the Baikonur "cosmodrome."
Korolev rises on a lift to one of the nodes of the spacecraft during assembly.
Dawn over the spaceport.
The spacecraft at launch.
View start at the cosmodrome.
Head start watching a spaceship through a telescope.
Queens of the remote control sends a command into the microphone.
Employees of the communication at work.
Korolev gives the command into the microphone.
Starting the engine booster.
Korolev microphone wished successful flight.
Start the spacecraft "Vostok" April 12, 1961.
View clock on the Spasskaya Tower of the Kremlin.
A general view of Red Square, filled with people (above).
The helicopter dropped leaflets over Moscow.
Motorcade passes through the streets of Moscow.
Correspondents photographed in a passing car Gagarin.
People standing on balconies and rooftops, welcome Gagarin.
Cosmonaut Titov GS gives interviews (synchronously).
Newsreel 1960: training in the cosmonaut in Star City.
Tests on simulators astronauts.
Portrait of the first woman-cosmonaut Vladimir Tareshkovoy Newsreel 1965: Korolev and his colleagues discuss the prospects of space flight.
Start of space ship "Voskhod-2" in March 1965.
Cosmonaut Leonov spacewalks.
Panorama terrace of the country house.
View from the house where he lived Korolev in recent years.
The interiors of the house.
Type of living.
Portrait of the wife Queen - Nina Ivanovna.
Stairs to the 2nd floor.
It opens the door to the office.
The picture on the wall of his office.
Books lie on the piano.
Spaceship on-site Exhibition of Economic Achievements.
View monument Conquerors of Space and alleys cosmonauts in Moscow.
Sergei Pavlovich Korolev - designer of rocket and space technology Yuri A. Gagarin - cosmonaut
Calendar: 1957 1961 04/12/1961 03.1965
Locations: Moscow  Kazakhstan 
Seasons: Spring